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Derek Jones Benefit Concert

Derek Jones Benefit Concert

Derek Jones is an up-and-coming country star that headed to Nashville from Hartford, Indiana in 2010. After completing his service to our country in the United States Navy from 1999-2003, Derek picked up a guitar and never looked back. With his distinctive signature-vocals and a music style that’s country-rock with an outlaw lifestyle, he has captivated…more info »

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Get Your Six String Fix With A Salute To Tour Crews

Get Your Six String Fix With A Salute To Tour Crews

Guitar greats will perform live to benefit tour crews hard-hit by the lack of touring. ABC News Radio Dozens of well-known music artists are coming together virtually for an online benefit special called Six String Salute taking place September 17, that will raise money for Live Nation’s Crew Nation relief fund aiding live music crews…

Sneek Peek: New Ozzy Documentary!

Sneek Peek: New Ozzy Documentary!

  Get ready for “The Nine Lives of Ozzy Osbourne,” coming up on Labor Day. A & E Network will be airing a 2-hour documentary special about the life and multi-decade career of Ozzy Osborne. It will include interviews with Ozzy and his family, as well as fellow musicians Rob Zombie, Marilyn Manson, Jonathan Davis,…

The Forge- Show Re-cap For 07-24-20

The Forge- Show Re-cap For 07-24-20

I received more than the usual number of emails regarding last Friday’s show, so I’ll just post up the playlist and my notes right here! Got a request or comment? shoot me an email- theforge@wglx.com THE FORGE HR 1-1 ARMORED SAINT – CAN U DELIVER WINGER – CAN’T GET ENOUGH MOTORHEAD – BUILT FOR SPEED…

Vintage Concert Shirts- Got Any?

Vintage Concert Shirts- Got Any?

I was poking around in my closet- thinking about (heavy on the “thinking” part…) doing some re-organizing and started looking at some of my older concert shirts. Now, I’m pretty fortunate- I probably own a couple hundred of them- many put away for posterity- and I realized that a few I still wear are getting…

ENTERTAINMENT NEWS

Robin Williams’ daughter, Zelda Williams, reflects on the anniversary of his death

Robin Williams’ daughter, Zelda Williams, reflects on the anniversary of his death

ABC PHOTO ARCHIVES(LOS ANGELES) — For Robin Williams’ daughter, Zelda Williams, remembering the comedian on the anniversary of his death is a private affair. Williams shared in a statement Monday that on “regular, good days,” it’s difficult for her to “graciously accept the world’s need to share their memories of [her father] and express their…

Leslie Odom Jr. reveals that he almost walked out of the ‘Hamilton’ movie over pay equity

Leslie Odom Jr. reveals that he almost walked out of the ‘Hamilton’ movie over pay equity

Disney+(LOS ANGELES) — Leslie Odom Jr. shocked Hamilton fans last week when he revealed he almost didn’t appear in the filmed adaptation of the musical. Odom, who originated the role of Aaron Burr that won him a Tony Award, recently told Dax Shepard on his podcast Armchair Expert why he nearly bowed out of the opportunity. The 39-year-old explained when executives approached him about filming, he remained…

Lori Loughlin and Mossimo Giannulli drop $9 million on new house

Lori Loughlin and Mossimo Giannulli drop $9 million on new house

Donato Sardella/Getty Images for LACMA(LOS ANGELES) — Lori Loughlin and Mossimo Giannulli may be headed to the big house but not before they settle into their new one.  The former Full House star and her fashion designer husband recently purchased a $9.5 million dollar home located in Hidden Hills, California, according to People.  The six-bedroom, nine-bathroom contemporary farmhouse home is nuzzled within a gated…

Kelly Clarkson announces she’s filling in for Simon Cowell on ‘America’s Got Talent’

Kelly Clarkson announces she’s filling in for Simon Cowell on ‘America’s Got Talent’

Disney Channel/Image Group LA(LOS ANGELES) — As Simon Cowell nurses a broken back, he can rest easy knowing that the empty chair he leaves behind on America’s Got Talent is in great hands.   Kelly Clarkson announced Monday that she will step in for Cowell while he recuperates by serving as a guest judge this Tuesday and Wednesday.   “URGENT MEMO…. from yours truly,” Clarkson alerted…